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Is Sprint Crazy or Is Tidal’s Streaming Platform Worth the Money?

The country's fourth largest wireless carrier, Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S), announced this morning that it had agreed to acquire a one-third interest in streaming music service Tidal, an artist-owned service run ...
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Super Bowl Tickets Go for Super Low Prices

While prices are historically high, the bigger story for me is how little supply there is in the marketplace. At the current quantity available, the number is 67% below the ...
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Time Warner Shares Set to Drop a Third If Trump Blocks AT&T Merger

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) CEO Randall Stephenson says he does not believe there is any reason for Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) to sell CNN as part of a deal ...
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Why So Many Analysts Are Upgrading Netflix After Earnings

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) reported its fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday and it wowed most investors with a record quarter. In this quarter in particular, the ...
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YouTube Has Lost the Streaming Media Race

One aspiration Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) has for YouTube is that it could compete with Netflix and Amazon Prime. The plan has never worked, and YouTube is so far behind ...
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Prices for NFL Championship Game Tickets Dropping, Remain Record Highs in Atlanta & Foxboro

And then there were four. The NFL’s Conference Championship Round will kick off this Sunday when the Atlanta Falcons host the Green Bay Packers and the New England Patriots take ...
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Netflix Barely Breaks Even — Like Amazon Used To

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) came as close as it could to breaking even in its most recently reported quarter, with net income of $67 million against revenue of $2.4 billion. ...
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Netflix Wins Big After Reporting Record Quarter

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) reported its fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday. The company posted $0.15 in earnings per share (EPS) and $2.48 billion in revenue, versus ...
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Gannett and Tronc Shares Hold Their Own After M&A Talks

A possible merger between two of the largest newspaper companies in the United States, Tronc Inc. (NASDAQ: TRNC) (formerly Tribune Publishing) and Gannett Co. Inc. (NYSE: GCI), collapsed in early ...
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Can Trump’s Inauguration TV Ratings Top Reagan’s Record?

Ronald Reagan's first inaugural address was viewed by 41.8 million people via TV, the top rating among the inaugurations of modern American presidents. George W. Bush's second inaugural address was viewed ...
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Netflix 40 Times More Popular Than Porn in Hotel Rooms

By now, we've all heard how new media technology often builds its audience on the back of porn: VHS beat BetaMax when porn producers adopted the cheaper VHS technology and ...
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Wall Street Loves Meredith Because It Isn’t a Publishing Company

Meredith Corp. (NYSE: MDP) may be in the midst of a buyout or merger with Time Inc. (NYSE: TIME), America's largest magazine publisher, but Wall Street, ironically, loves the company ...
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Social Media Short Interest Sinks

Social media has taken the world by storm, building virtual communities for anyone who has internet access and allowing people to connect and share across the globe. A lot of ...
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24/7 Wall St. Launches City Stat Sites for 20 Major Cities

24/7 Wall St. has launched city statistics sites for 20 major cities. These sites will give residents in each of these cities information about its metro demographics, municipal financials and ...
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10 Top-Rated TV Shows for the Last Week of November

According to data released Monday by Nielsen, nine of 10 top-rated television programs were shown on just three broadcast networks. NBC, a division of Comcast Corp. (NYSE: CMCSA) led with ...
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